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Cisco Bug: CSCsz08974 - AAA Accounting stop not triggered when start is not sent for telnet

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May 16, 2018

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  • Cisco Carrier Routing System

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If the sending of the AAA accounting start record to the radius/tacacs fails because of the 
non-reachaility of the server then accounting stop record is not being triggered at all. 

This happens in the following scenario
1) Configure a radius/tacacs server which is not started yet
2) Configure aaa start-stop accounting for exec from radius/tacacs
3) Bring up a telnet session to the router, wait for the start record attempt to fail
4) Start the radius/tacacs server configured

Now when telnet session is exited the stop record is not triggered to the radius/tacacs configured.
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